Because Our Exteriors Need Love Too!

Why should our homes interiors get all the love? I love adding little decorating touches around my garden and on my porch and patio. I found this huge barn wood flower that adds such a whimsical touch to my garage. I'm also sharing a creative art installation made out of wood scraps and driftwood that will have you looking at the exterior of your home in a new light! This is White Flower Farmhouse, a charming little … Continue Reading

Thrifting Diaries – My Swan Song, 7 Years Bad Luck, and an Almost Grisly Murder

I have been hitting the Facebook Marketplace jackpot recently! My latest finds include a truly unique vintage swan table, a huge black cat that frightened my poor dog and some very jolly old Santas. Plus I'm sharing a cautionary tale of why you should never meet sellers in the Kmart parking lot. This is also the perfect example of why it's important to buy what you love! I took a poll on my Instagram stories asking … Continue Reading

Why Every Garden Needs a Summer Crush Hydrangea – Planting & Care Tips

I never met a hydrangea I didn't love but I'm especially partial to Summer Crush hydrangea. Their vibrant raspberry red color is so unique that complete strangers stop and gawk as they stroll past my house (or maybe they are judging the gnome on my porch steps). These are dwarf hydrangeas and will max out at just three feet tall and wide which means it's easy to find a spot for one in any garden. I'm sharing all of my growing … Continue Reading